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Do vets coming home from the horrors of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars have something unusual to teach the young people of today? If you listen to West Point graduate and retired Lt. Col. David Oclander, who is now a teacher and principal-in-training...
Partly comprised of Billy and Camille Cosby’s private collection, “Conversations: African and African American Artworks in Dialogue” is an exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of African Art. It will be on display through the beginning...
WASHINGTON — From furniture and food to fine art, members of the Obama administration received thousands of dollars in gifts from foreign leaders, but first lady Michelle Obama appears to have received the most expensive gift last year. The State...
The Rosetta spacecraft will soon attempt to land a probe on the surface of a comet. If successful, it would be the first mission to achieve such a feat. Image by DLR German Aerospace Center After months of orbiting its target, the Rosetta spacecraft...
Photographer Jennifer Karady collaborated with American veterans returning from wars in Iraq and Afghanistan to create staged narrative photographs that address the difficulties of returning to civilian life. Video produced by Sarah Zientarski, shot...
Open enrollment under the health care law starts Saturday. Here are some frequently asked questions. Haven’t thought about the health care law for a while? Now’s the time. Passed in 2010, the law requires most Americans to have health insurance or...